characterism

characterism

(ˈkærɪktərɪzəm)
n
1. the description of character
2. a characteristic quality, a distinctive characteristic
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Joseph Hall, "The Characterism of the Ambitious," in Characters of Vertues and Vices in Two Bookes (London: Eleazar Edgar and Samuel Macham, 1608), 155.
The New York City Comic Book Museum is collaborating with Brooklyn's Williamsburg Art and Historical Center on their upcoming exhibit, CHARACTERISM.
Thus a comparison can be made between these artists who have chosen direct expression of character creation through comic illustration and their counterparts in the fine arts as seen in CHARACTERISM, who expand and reinterpret this comic book culture.
Original comic book art in the NYCCBM collection on display in the CHARACTERISM exhibit includes: